Benjamin Britton, Panic Americana, oil on canvas, 96 x 180"
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Alumni Highlights

Oct 21-25, 2015 Wu Tsang, MFA '10 will present a sculptural light installation, Pay no attention to the man behind the curtain, for the Swarovski Series at FIAC, Paris, France, on the Grand Palais Balcony.

Sept 26-Nov 2015 Lindsay August-Salazar, BA '08 in group exhibition, Is This This That (Part Two) at Greene Exhibitions, Los Angeles.

Sept 5-Oct 17, 2015 Veronique d'Entremont, MFA '12; Marten Elder, MFA '13; Emily Sudd, MFA '14; and current student Paul Mpagi Sepuya, MFA '16 in group exhibition, Record.Collect.Compose., organized by Masood Kamandy, MFA '12, at Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles.

Sept 5-Oct 3, 2015 Mimi Lauter, BA '05: solo exhibition, South Loop, at Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago, IL.

Sept 1-Dec 19, 2015 Naotaka Hiro, BA '97; Justin Cole, MFA '05; Aydinaneth Ortiz, BA '14: in group exhibition, R.S.V.P. Los Angeles: The Project Series at Pomona, at the Pomona College Museum of Art, Claremont, CA.

Aug 11-Sept 27, 2015 Robert Glenn Ketchum, BA '70 in two-person exhibition, Nature | LA: Mandalac Gardens, at The G2 Gallery, Venice, CA.

Aug 8-Oct 25, 2015 Xavier Cha, MFA '04 and Devin Kenny, MFA '13 in group exhibition, Then they form us, at the Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara.

Aug 8-Sept 20, 2015 Erin Morrison, MFA '14 in group exhibition, When the Sun Hits, at The Pit, Glendale, CA.

Aug 2-23, 2015 Dawn Kasper, MFA '03 in group exhibition, A Man of Average Means, at Human Resources, Los Angeles.

July News Alex Klein, MFA '07 was appointed the Dorothy and Stephen R. Weber (CHE '60) curator of the Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) Philadelphia.

  Pearl C. Hsiung, BA '97; Salomon Huerta, MFA '98; Jedediah Caesar, MFA '01; Kerry Tribe, MFA '02; Karl Haendel, MFA '03; Jimena Sarno, BA '11; and EJ Hill, MFA '13 are recipients of California Community Foundation Visual Artist Fellowships for 2015.

  Matthew Brandt, MFA '08 was selected as a finalist for the Prix Pictet Photography Award.

July 29-Sept 19, 2015 Frank J. Stockton, MFA '15 has work in the group exhibition, Inside/Outside: Works from the Skowhegan Archives, at Common Street Arts, Waterville, Maine.

July 23, 7-10pm Jennifer Moon, BA '96; Ragen Moss, MFA '12; Daniel Bowman, BA '12; Christine Haroutounian, BA '12; Iris Yirei Hu, BA '13; and Jenny Gagalka (MFA '18) are featured in Baumtest No. 6: Loser. Launch party at the Women's Center for Creative Work, Los Angeles.

July 18-Oct 4, 2015 Benjamin Britton, MFA '08 in group exhibition, Sprawl! Drawing Outside the Lines, at the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA.

July 18-Aug 22, 2015 Daniel Cummings, MFA '07 and Katie Sinnott, MFA '13: Daniel Cummings, Noa Kaplan, Katie Sinnott at ACME, Los Angeles.

July 18-Aug 15, 2015 Edgar Bryan, MFA '01; Michael Dopp, MFA '09; Whitney Hubbs, MFA '09; Isaac Resnikoff, MFA '09; Philippe de Sablet, BA '13; and Shoshi Kanokohata, MFA '14 in group exhibition, New Babylon, organized by Michael Dopp, at Roberts & Tilton, Culver City.

July 16-18, 2015 Jesse Aron Green, MFA '08: Round Peg/Square Hole: Films on the Body, film series in conjunction with his exhibition, Ärtliche Zimmergymnastik, at the Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, MA.

July 11-Sept 12, 2015 John Divola, MFA '74; Anthony Pearson, MFA '99; Matthew Brandt, MFA '08; Farrah Karapetian, MFA '08; Whitney Hubbs, MFA '09; and Visiting Faculty Phil Chang, in group exhibition, Russian Doll, at M+B, Los Angeles.

July 11-Aug 29, 2015 Aalia Brown, MFA '13: A+P Artists in Residence 2014-15 Exhibition at Art + Practice, Leimert Park, Los Angeles.

July 11, 2015, 8pm EJ Hill, MFA '13 in conversation: Lets Talk: EJ Hill at Papillion Art, Los Angeles.

July 10-Aug 22, 2015 Shana Lutker, MFA '05: solo exhibition, Paul, Paul, Paul, and Paul, and Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects.

July 9-Aug 21, 2015 Mungo Thomson, MFA '00; Analia Saban, MFA '05, and Visiting Faculty, John Houck, in group exhibition, Theories on Forgetting, at Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA.

July 8-Sept 13, 2015 Rafa Esparza, BA '11: i have never been here before, at LACE (Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions).

July 7-Aug 21, 2015 Matthias Merkel Hess, MFA '10 in two-person exhibition, Torsos and Buckets, at Salon 94 Freemans, New York.

July 2-Aug 22, 2015 Yoshua Okón, MFA '02: solo exhibition, Oracle, at the Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ.

July 2-Aug 15, 2015 Jane Hugentober, MFA '14 and Erin Morrison, MFA '14 in group exhibition, One Foot on the Ground, curated by Alexander Kroll, at James Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA.

July 1-Aug 7, 2015 Whitney Hubbs, MFA '09 and Visiting Faculty Melanie Schiff in group exhibition, Photography Sees the Surface at Higher Pictures, New York,

June News EJ Hill, MFA '13 was selected to be an artist-in-residence for 2015-2016 at the Studio Museum in Harlem, New York.

June 28-Nov 15, 2015 Betye Saar, BA '49: Retrospective exhibition, Betye Saar: Still Tickin', at the Museum Het Domein in Sittard, the Netherlands.

June 28-July 31, 2015 Timo Fahler, MFA '12 and Vyal present their work at Con/Safos, a revolving installation by Rafa Esparza, BA '11, at the Bowtie Project, Los Angeles.

June 27-Aug 8, 2015 Les Biller, MA '60: solo exhibition at Rosamund Felsen Gallery, Los Angeles.

June 27, 2015- until all
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George Barker, BA '10: Shelved Art 2: Real Art in Real Books for Real Library Lovers, at all Pasadena, CA public libraries, presented by NewTown Arts.

June 26-Aug 15, 2015 Eben Goff, MFA '09: solo exhibition, Inclusions, at Diane Rosenstein, Los Angeles.

June 23, 2015 Rachel Mason, BA '01: presents the Los Angeles premiere of her live-performed musical feature film, The Lives of Hamilton Fish at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

June 20-Sept 13, 2015 Florian Maier-Aichen, MFA '01; Peter Holzhauer, MFA '07; Lucas Blalock, MFA '13; and Professor Catherine Opie in group exhibition, Perfect Likeness: Photography and Composition, organized by Professor Russell Ferguson at the Hammer Museum.

June 20-Sept 13, 2015 Owen Kydd, MFA '12 and Lucas Blalock, MFA '13 in group exhibition, The Pure Products of America Go Crazy, at the Center for Creative Photography, University of Arizona.

June 18-Sept 20, 2015 Masood Kamandy, MFA '12 in group exhibition, Night Begins the Day: Rethinking Space, Time, and Beauty, at the Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

June 13-July 31, 2015 Anton Lieberman, MFA '10 in group exhibition, cold cups of boiling water, at ltd los angeles.

June 8-Sept 7, 2015 Brennan Gerard, MFA '13 and Ryan Kelly, MFA '13: Gerard & Kelly: Timelining, a series of performances on Monday evenings at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York.

June 7-July 18, 2015 John Divola, MFA '74; Jedediah Caesar, MFA '01; Annie Lapin, MFA '07; Whitney Hubbs, MFA '09; and Visiting Faculty, Monique Van Genderen and Melanie Schiff in group exhibition, Lost in a Sea of Red, at The Pit, Los Angeles.

May 30-July 11, 2015 Pearl C. Hsiung, BA '97 and Mungo Thomson, MFA '00 in group exhibition, Above/Below/Within, at Meliksetian Briggs, Los Angeles.

May 29-June 21, 2015 Isaac Resnikoff, MFA '09: Instant Ocean/Wine, at JOAN, Los Angeles.

May 28, 2015, 6-8pm Matt Merkel Hess, MFA '10: Merkel Magazine #1 Launch Party at ACME., Los Angeles.

May 23-Aug 9, 2015 Jesse Aron Green, MFA '08: solo exhibition, Ärztliche Zimmergymnastik, at the Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, MA. The installation was also recently acquired by the Harvard Art Museums.

May 23-June 20, 2015 Carmen Argote, MFA '07: A Vast Furniture Part 2, presented by the MAK Center for Art and Architecture at the Schindler House and High Desert Test Sites, at Iron Age Road, Wonder Valley, CA.

May 23-June 20, 2015 Naotaka Hiro, BA '97 in group exhibition, Mirror Effect, at The Box, Los Angeles.

May 23, 2015, 2-4pm Aalia Brown, MFA '13: Art + Practice Artist-in-Residence open studios, Leimert Park, Los Angeles.

May 23, 2015 Phil Davis, BA '13: inaugural exhibition, Phil Davis Never, at Phil Gallery, Los Angeles.

May 22, 2015, 8-11pm Rafa Esparza, BA '11; Kim Ye, MFA '12; EJ Hill, MFA '13; Christine Wang, MFA '13 are participating in New Performances, 1348 Venice Blvd, Los Angeles.

May 21-July 3, 2015 Dawn Kasper, MFA '03: solo exhibition, The Age of Anxiety, at Redling Fine Art, Los Angeles.

May News Jan Wurm, BA '72: participated in Naked But Not Afraid at Jackson Junge Gallery, Chicago; Mountains at Wisconsin Lutheran College, Milwaukee; solo exhibition, Encounters - Works by Jan Wurm, and Artist-in-Residence at the Grand Theatre for the Arts, Tracy, CA. Curated Mildred Howard: Spirit & Matter at the Richmond Art Center.

May 10-Aug 2, 2015 Ed Moses, BA '55; MA '58: Ed Moses: Drawings from the 1960s and 70s, at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

May 9-Nov 22, 2015 Rebecca Niederlander, MFA '00; Shizu Saldamando, BA '00; Carolyn Castaño, MFA '01; Tanya Batura, MFA '03; Amir H. Fallah, MFA '05; Ben Jackel, MFA '05; and Frank Ryan, MFA '06 in group exhibition, We Must Risk Delight: Twenty Artists from Los Angeles, presented by bardoLA, at la Biennale di Venezia, Biennale Arte 2015, Venice, Italy.

May 9-June 20, 2015 Phyllis Green, MFA '81: solo exhibition, Walking the Walk, at LAM Gallery, Los Angeles.

May 9-June 20, 2015 Patricia Fernández, BA '02: Box (a proposition for ten years) at LAM Gallery, Los Angeles.

May 9-June 20, 2015 Sean Raspet, MFA '14: in group exhibition, Any Human Measure, at M+B, Los Angeles.

May 9-June 13, 2015 Mimi Lauter, BA '05 in group show at Tif Sigfrids, Los Angeles.

May 9-June 13, 2015 Joshua Aster, MFA '07 and Spencer Lewis, MFA '08 in group exhibition, Unbound, the inaugural exhibition at Edward Cella Art & Architecture's new location on La Cienega Blvd, Los Angeles.

May 9-25, 2015 Karla Aguiniga, BA '12 in two-person exhibition, Shevening, presented by Merry Norris, Los Angeles.

May 9, 2015 Asha Schechter, MFA '09: solo exhibition opening at metro pcs, Los Angeles.

May 7-27, 2015 Dylan Mira, MFA '13: solo exhibition, As Above So Below Zero Zero Zero, at Artist Curated Projects, Los Angeles.

May 2-June 27, 2015 Pentti Monkkonen, BA '97; Chadwick Rantanen, MFA '10; Math Bass, MFA '11; Sanya Kantarovsky, MFA '11; and Laeh Glenn, MFA '12 in No Joke, a group exhibition curated by Sanya Kantarovsky at Tanya Leighton, Berlin.

May 2-31, 2015 Owen Kydd, MFA '12; Lucas Blalock, MFA '13; Professor James Welling; and Visiting Faculty, John Houck in group exhibition, Part Picture, at the Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Toronto.

May 2-30, 2015 Kim Fisher, BA '96; Eric Wesley, BA '96; Karin Gulbran, MFA '99; and Jon Pylypchuk, MFA '01 in group exhibition, Sweet Sixteen, at China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles.

May 2-30, 2015 Erin Desmond, BA '10 and Veronique d'Entremont, MFA '12 in group exhibition, Violence, Nudes, and Grandmas at the Situation Room, Los Angeles.

May 2-July 12, 2015 Jimena Sarno, BA '11: solo exhibition, Homeland, at Grand Central Art Center, Santa Ana, CA.

May 2-10, 2015 John Kilduff, MFA '08: Kilduff's Flower Shop at Daniel Rolnik Gallery, Santa Monica.

May 1-Sept 27, 2015 Betye Saar, BA '49; Vija Celmins, MFA '65, MA '64; Anne Collier, MFA '01; Sharon Hayes, MFA '03; and Wu Tsang, MFA '10 are included in America Is Hard to See, the inaugural exhibition at the new location of the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York.

April News Michael C. McMillen, MFA '73; Tim Hawkinson, MFA '89; Vishal Jugdeo, MFA '07; and Professor Mary Kelly were awarded 2015 fellowships from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation.

Apr 29-June 5, 2015 Brian Bress, MFA '06 and Masood Kamandy, MFA '12 in group exhibition, In An Absolut World True Taste Comes Naturally, at Camberwell Space, Camberwell College of Arts, University of the Arts London.

Apr 28, 2015, 7:30pm Alexandro Segade, MFA '09: Double Agency, a performance with My Barbarian at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

Apr 26-May 23, 2015 Doug Harvey, MFA '94; Daniel Hawkins, BA '09, in group exhibition, Dirt, at Jancar Gallery, Los Angeles.

Apr 25-May 30, 2015 Matt Merkel Hess, MFA '10: solo exhibition, UR Merkel, at ACME., Los Angeles.

Apr 25-May 23, 2015 Patricia Fernández, BA '02: solo exhibition, Points of Departure: Five Walks, presented by Commonwealth and Council, Los Angeles.

Apr 25-May 23, 2015 Ariane Vielmetter, BA '08: solo exhibition, Blue Violets, presented by Commonwealth and Council, Los Angeles.

Apr 24-May 30, 2015 Sharon Hayes, MFA '03 and Professor Mary Kelly in group exhibition, A Voice Remains, at Pippy Houldsworth Gallery, London.

Apr 17-May 17, 2015 Carmen Argote, MFA '07: A Vast Furniture, installation at the MAK Center for Art and Architecture at the Schindler House.

Apr 12-May 17, 2015 Katie Aliprando, MFA '10: solo exhibition, Moving In Moving Sidewalk, at Park View, Los Angeles.

Apr 11-May 16, 2015 Ginny Bishton, BA '91: solo exhibition, The News Threw Her, at Richard Telles, Los Angeles.

Apr 10-May 31, 2015 Kerry Tribe, MFA '02: solo exhibition, The Loste Note, at 356 Mission, Los Angeles.

Apr 2-May 15, 2015 Sarah Cromarty, MFA '12 in two-person exhibition, Scientific Magic, at the Harris Gallery, University of La Verne, La Verne, CA.

Mar 28-May 23, 2015 Jon Pestoni, MFA '97: solo exhibition at David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles.

Feb 25-May 24, 2015 Frank Benson, MFA '03 and Olga Balema, MFA '09 are included in the 2015 New Museum Triennial, Surround Audience, New York.

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